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WEST 42ND STREET over AMTRAK W SIDE CON

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Coordinates:
+40.75990, -73.99613
40°45'36" N, 73°59'46" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:WEST 42ND STREET over AMTRAK W SIDE CON
Structure number:000000002245210
Location:IN MANHATTAN
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:32.8 ft. [10.0 m]
Total length:102.7 ft. [31.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:69.9 ft. [21.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:100.1 ft. [30.5 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:17.7 ft. [5.4 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1934
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:4
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: November 2016 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:15,141 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Inventory rating:90.9 tons [82.6 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:92.3
Recommended work:Bridge deck rehabilitation with only incidental widening. [36]
Estimated cost of work:$10,362,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
November 201692.3FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFO15141
November 201492.3FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFO15134
July 201292.2FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFO15200
August 201092.2FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFO16437
December 200892.2FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFO16437
September 200692.2FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFO16437
October 200492.2FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFO16437
July 200292.3FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFO14955
November 200077.1FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFO14955
September 199877.1FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFO14955
November 199647.3PoorPoorPoorPoorSD16806
May 199443.7PoorPoorFairPoorSD16300
May 199243.7PoorPoorFairPoorSD16300
March 199041.3PoorPoorPoorPoorSD16300